Rachel Minetti

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author draws in large crowd for Open Book Series

04/08/2016 11:42am

In its fifth year, the Open Book Series continues to host intellectual discussion and an impressive lineup of authors. People from all around the state came to hear Pulitzer Prize-winning author Anthony Doerr's presentation on his book, “All the Light We Cannot See.”

Riff Raff to return to Music Farm on Saturday

04/08/2016 9:38am

Internet-famous rapper Riff Raff will perform at the Music Farm on Saturday. Riff Raff talked with The Daily Gamecock about his new single, cowboy boots and the 2016 election.

Road trip towns: Helen, Georgia

01/27/2016 10:31pm

Looking for a fun weekend getaway? Here are some ideas for planning the perfect weekend road trip to the woodsy town of Helen, Georgia.

Southern Squeezed promotes healthy, clean lifestyle

11/23/2015 11:40pm

Fresh juice shops are growing in popularity all around the country — a trend we can all get behind. Usually small and local, these stores make freshly squeezed juice on location, promoting a healthy and clean lifestyle. Originally a concept reserved to larger and more hip cities such as New York City and Los Angeles, juice shops are popping up everywhere — and are finally here in Columbia.

SC Oyster Festival celebrates 20 years

11/22/2015 9:38pm

Celebrating its 20th year in the Columbia area, the annual South Carolina Oyster Festival on Sunday did not fall short of expectations.

Feminist writer, Feminista Jones, sparks social commentary

11/03/2015 12:15am

With more than 60,000 Twitter followers, Feminista Jones, has created an impressive online presence writing about what it means to be a black feminist and a woman of strength, while tackling many issues in between.

Women artists' works come together in museum exhibit

10/27/2015 9:24am

Riding on the tail of the “Georgia O’Keefe: Her Southern Story” exhibit, the Columbia Museum of Art’s newest exhibit showcases approximately 30 works of art by women across the state of South Carolina.  “Independent Spirits: Women Artists in South Carolina” is a strong collection of impressive works that can be found in the Palmetto State.

Jam Fest rocks on through storm

10/12/2015 2:39am

What was intended to be a free, outdoor concert on the corner of Main and Hampton Streets, Jam Room Music Festival was forced to switch up its original plans due to rain — quite a few times.

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